The NOPD is seeking assistance from the public in identifying and locating a suspect who is accused of committing an armed robbery that occurred in the Second District.
The reporting person told police that on December 4, 2018, at or around 10:30 a.m., both victims were doing construction on a residence in the 2600 block of Delachaise Street when an unknown male subject approached them from behind and demanded their belongings. The subject allegedly pointed a handgun at the victim during the robbery. The subject then fled the scene with the victims’ wallets and cellphones.
The subject is described as a black male, dressed in a grey hoodie, dark blue jeans and black tennis shoes.
Anyone with any information regarding the identity or whereabouts of the wanted subject is asked to contact Second District detectives at 504-658-6020. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.